Candy and Braces…The Hard Facts

candy and braces…the hard facts   Ok, I admit it. I love sweets. Who doesn’t? But, you don’t have to be a dentist to know sugar is bad for your teeth. Do braces mean you can NEVER have any of those delicious sugary treats? Of course not! As long as you are smart about what […]

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The Straight Truth About Retainers

The Straight Truth About Retainers So your teeth are now straight. You are smiling ear to ear in every family photograph and selfie.  People you know stop to tell you how beautiful your new smile looks. Even your bite feels perfect and your teeth have never looked better. Your orthodontist gave you retainers and as […]

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Braces Don’t Have to Hurt

Braces don’t hurt…no, really!   We all want a smile we can love, but fears can sometimes stand in the way of us getting there. One of those fears is one we often don’t want to own up to: Will all of this orthodontic work hurt? We have good news: No! Those born in the […]

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